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From: Eric Cooper <ecc@c...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] int overflow and Marshal failure
On Fri, Aug 31, 2007 at 06:30:19PM +0200, Mathias Kende wrote:
> Le jeudi 30 ao??t 2007 ?? 23:47 +0200, Markus E L a ??crit :
> > A check in the Unix library would be nice, in the long run I think
> > using 32bit native integers is absolutely required. 
> 
> I had the same sort of problem with the Unix.stat function and the
> st_size member being an int while it is a 64 bits int on recent systems
> (including some 32 bits one). The maximum size that can be stored on 32
> bits system, 1Go, is much too small for this function.

This one is solved by the Unix.LargeFile sub-module.

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Eric Cooper             e c c @ c m u . e d u